Class 1/HGV 1/Cat C+E/LGV 1 Drivers

  • Location

    South Ockendon

  • Sector:

    Industrial Driving

  • Job type:

    Temporary

  • Salary:

    £14.63 per hour, Benefits: Overtime after 42 hours @ £19.10ph

  • Contact:

    Adrian Saffery

  • Contact email:

    asaffery@meridianbs.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    01908 698 345

  • Job ref:

    AS-14

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    Ongoing

  • Expiry date:

    2021-05-23

  • Startdate:

    2021-04-06

Meridian Business Support are looking to recruit 5 x Class1/HGV 1/Cat C+E drivers for our client based in South Ockendon. New assessments have been created to recruit drivers looking to work for one of the most recognised clothing and home furnishings companies in the country.
About the role:
You will:
  • Be responsible for the safe, efficient and economic driving for both delivery and collection activities, ensuring these are on time and in excellent condition.
  • Communicate direct with retail stores and traffic office to keep them informed of expected delivery times.
  • Complete all documentation relevant to your role.
  • Ensure that your vehicle is safe and legally compliant.
  • Adhere to driving regulations as laid out by the client.
About you:
You will:
  • Have a full driving licence with no more than 6 penalty points.
  • Be an experienced Class 1/HGV 1/Cat C+E driver.
  • Be organised and thorough with a good eye for detail
  • Have good communication skills.
  • Be punctual and able to time manage own schedule
  • Be positive, flexible and punctual
  • Have previous experience in a driving role
  • Be provided with 5 days paid training
Requirements
  • Delivering to stores or hubs of the clients business operation.
  • 1, 2, or maximum 3 drops in any one shift.
  • All drivers are expected to scan all items on arrival to the stores.
Training is provided to cover the above, scanners are issued daily to drivers, which also have sat nav loaded on to them to support the driver.
Possible permanent contracts can also be offered after a successful qualifying period.
      
Rates of Pay: 
PAYE Drivers £14.63ph - Overtime £19.10ph  
Possible permanent contracts can also be offered after a successful qualifying period.
Driving assessments will be required prior to starting.

Benefits:
Fully Paid Induction. 
Free car parking on site.
Full training provided.
Possible opportunities for temp to perm.
Opportunities for overtime. 

Apply Now for immediate assessememts.